The cheapest buses from Prague to Kraków

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$23

Average

$38

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Prague to Kraków will cost around $ 38 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 23.

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09:30AMPrague8h00 05:30PMKraków
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09:00AMPrague7h40 04:40PMKraków
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$341One-way
09:00AMPrague8h00 05:00PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h40 09:40PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h10 09:10PMKraków
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Timetable Prague to Kraków

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The fastest buses from Prague to Kraków

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Fastest Journey

7 h 40 m

Average

8 h 43 m

Buses per day

13

Distance

392 km

Of the 13 buses that leave Prague for Kraków every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 392 km distance in an average of 8 h 43 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 9 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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09:00AMPrague7h40 04:40PMKraków
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$341One-way
09:00AMPrague8h00 05:00PMKraków
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$341One-way
09:30AMPrague8h00 05:30PMKraków
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$231One-way
08:30AMPrague8h10 04:40PMKraków
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08:30AMPrague8h10 04:40PMKraków
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Bus Information from Prague to Kraków

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€15)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, PolskiBus, RegioJet, Infobus, Busfor, Euroticket, Jordan, Regabus, DMD Group, Visit Tour, Musil Tour, BlaBlaCar, Agat, Eurolines Switzerland, Ttbus, Eurobus, NIKOLO s. R. O. Eurolines Madeltrans or SVD Trans

Buses from Prague to Kraków cover the 243 miles (392 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, PolskiBus, RegioJet, Infobus, Busfor, Euroticket, Jordan, Regabus, DMD Group, Visit Tour, Musil Tour, BlaBlaCar, Agat, Eurolines Switzerland, Ttbus, Eurobus, NIKOLO s. R. O. Eurolines Madeltrans or SVD Trans. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $18 (€15), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Kraków, Jubilat.

Bus companies

Travel with FlixBus and Student Agency between Prague and Kraków

Travel from Prague to Kraków from $16 (€13) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and Student Agency! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Prague and Kraków.

Book your FlixBus Prague to Kraków bus with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Prague to Kraków routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus bus tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Prague and Kraków is 243 miles (392 km), and the best price for a one-way Prague - Kraków FlixBus bus ticket starts at $16 (€13) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus. Waiting in a line at the bus station to purchase your bus ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your bus tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets from Prague to Kraków and when traveling by bus:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Prague to Krakow

Buses in Europe are one of the most effective and affordable ways to travel, with both domestic and international routes offered by a variety of companies. Buses from Prague to Krakow run regularly throughout the day, from very early in the morning until very late in the evening. These bus services are provided by RegioJet, FlixBus, Flixbus, and Infobus among others. Buses from Prague to Krakow take between 6 and a half and 10 hours to make the journey between the two cities, depending on the service chosen. RegioJet buses may require up to two changes, while all Infobus buses are direct.

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Prague to Krakow Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Prague to Krakow when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€24

1 Day in Advance

€24

1 Week in Advance

€24

2 Weeks in Advance

€24

1 Month in Advance

€24

3 Months in Advance

€24

Prague to Krakow Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than the train it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 6 hours to arrive in Krakow.

  • autobus Most Prague to Krakow buses are run by either Flixbus, RegioJet, or Infobus.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from Prague's ÚAN Florenc bus station and arrive at either Warszawa Centralny or Zachodnia bus station.
  • autobus Traveling from Prague to Krakow by bus takes as little as 5 hours and 55 minutes to arrive in Krakow.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Prague to Krakow bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Bus from Prague

All buses from Prague to Krakow leave from Florenc, which is the Czech capital's main bus station. Florenc is a modern bus terminal and it is located just to the east of the Prague city center. Florenc is directly linked to Prague's efficient Metro system, which takes 10 minutes to reach the Prague city center. The Metro service runs from early morning until midnight each day. Local buses are also available from Florenc, and some services run until 1 a.m. If a taxi is needed, it is considered advisable to phone for one.

Getting into Krakow by Bus

Krakow is a beautiful and cultured city which was the ancient royal capital of Poland. Krakow is justifiably world-famous for its historic and picturesque Old City, which has been proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city's Museum of Contemporary Art is also well worth a visit. Bus passengers from Prague arrive at Krakow Bus Station, which is integrated into the ultra-modern Krakow Glowny transport hub, which gives access the city's bus and tram services. Some bus services run throughout the night. The Old Town is within walking distance of the bus station and taxis are also available.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus to Kraków from Prague?

Travel between Prague, Czechia and Kraków, Poland by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Poland from Czechia?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Poland from Prague?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 2 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Kraków, Poland?

When traveling in Poland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Prague and Kraków before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Czechia from Poland by bus?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Kraków to Prague is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Czechia from Poland?

Reentry to Czechia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Kraków?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/20/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Prague from Kraków here.

How much does a cheap bus from Prague to Kraków cost?
Bus tickets between Prague and Kraków for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $16 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus between Prague and Kraków?
The Prague to Kraków bus ticket price is on average $18 (€15)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Kraków from Prague by bus?
The bus distance from Prague to Kraków is around 243 miles (392 km).
How long is the bus ride from Prague to Kraków?
The bus time to Kraków from Prague is on average 7 h 50 min  for the 243 miles (392 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Prague and Kraków by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which bus station from Prague to Kraków do I depart from? Which Kraków bus station from Prague do I arrive in?

Some of the Prague bus stations to Kraków you can start your journey from include Praha, Hlavní Nádraží, Prague, ÚAN Florenc and Prague, Nádraží Veleslavín. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Kraków include Kraków, Jubilat, Kraków, Muzeum Narodowe and Kraków, Rondo Matecznego.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín   and arriving in Kraków, Jubilat.

Where is the Prague bus station located? Where is the Kraków bus station located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Kraków, Jubilat and need to travel approximately 2 mile (s) / 3 km from the bus station to the city center in Kraków.

What bus companies offer a service between Prague and Kraków?
Take the Prague to Kraków bus with Flixbus, PolskiBus, RegioJet, Infobus, Busfor, Euroticket, Jordan, Regabus, DMD Group, Visit Tour, Musil Tour, BlaBlaCar, Agat, Eurolines Switzerland, Ttbus, Eurobus, NIKOLO s. R. O. Eurolines Madeltrans or SVD Trans. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey to Kraków from Prague as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I buy a direct bus from Prague to Kraków?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Prague to Kraków on Omio with Ams_easttrans, Flixbus, Infobus, Agat, Eurolines Madeltrans, Ttbus, Euroticket or Sindbad, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Prague to Kraków? When can I take the last bus for the day?
You can take the earliest bus from Prague to Kraków at 9: 20 AM   or take the last bus from Prague to Kraków leaving at 10: 35 PM. Look for the latest Prague to Kraków bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
How early should I book Prague to Kraków bus tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a bus ticket from Prague to Kraków within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $18 (€15) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Prague and Kraków are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Prague
Prag, Busbhf. Florenc
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